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Sociology (Minor)

The Sociology minor is designed to provide you with the critical thinking skills needed to effectively observe people in social groups and institutions. The program offers an overview of sociological research and theory.  

Course Requirements

Course Title Quarter Hours
Select one of the following:4
SOC 101
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
SOC 105
SOCIAL PROBLEMS
Select four courses from the 200/300-level SOC course offerings16

Courses in theory, research methods, and statistics are recommended, but not required.

Students are now able to complete the Sociology minor in an online/hybrid format. Online/hybrid courses currently include SOC 101, SOC 205, SOC 207, SOC 235, and SOC 245. Additional online classes are being developed. 

Students majoring in Sociology are restricted from earning this minor.​

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